Millions of people regularly use illegal drugs. After Germany’s upcoming parliamentary election, drugs legalization looks set to be a new issue on the political agenda.
With watershed elections looming in Germany, some politicians are talking about a new approach to drug control.
The opposition Free Democrats (FDP), for whom civil liberties are a major issue, have called for the limited and legal sale to adults of “cannabis for leisure consumption.” In view of growing global sales of cannabis for medical purposes and private pleasure, the business-friendly FDP is even looking to turn “Cannabis Made in Germany” into a lucrative export product.
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